The Corner

“The New York Money People”

This quote from Wes Clark, presidential aspirant, is making the rounds:

When we asked him what made him so sure the Bush administration was headed in this direction [i.e., bombing Iran], he replied: “You just have to read what’s in the Israeli press. The Jewish community is divided but there is so much pressure being channeled from the New York money people to the office seekers.”

John J. Miller is the national correspondent for National Review and the director of the Dow Journalism Program at Hillsdale College. His new book is Reading Around: Journalism on Authors, Artists, and Ideas.

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